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New Geo-Blocking Regulations - What Are The Implications?
20 Apr 2018 | The new geoblocking regulation in EU, introduced last month, does not currently apply to audiovisual content at least for the first two years, but this could be a ticking time bomb. 
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National Moving Image Survey Report Launched
20 Apr 2018 | The National Moving Image Survey Report, a detailed picture of Ireland’s rich film and video heritage collections, was today launched at the Irish Film Institute (IFI). This hugely significant document gives a unique insight into the quantity, quality and content of moving image collections held by individuals and organisations across the country. As a result of the survey, a database of over 26,000 culturally valuable film and videotapes from 1910 to the present day has been compiled. 
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BAI confirms Referenda Guidelines applying to coverage of 36th Amendment of the Constitution come into effect on Friday 6th April
06 Apr 2018 | The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland (BAI) has announced that its guidelines applying to coverage of the forthcoming 36th Amendment of the Constitution, scheduled to take place on Friday 25th May 2018, will come into effect from Friday, April 6th. 
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VFXAI / The VFX Association Ireland Announce The Appointment Of Jim Duggan As Chairman
05 Apr 2018 | The VFX Association Ireland has announced the appointment of Jim Duggan as the new chairman of the board. 
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TV3 Group Secures 4-Year Deal With EPCR For 'Champions Cup' Rugby Rights
20 Mar 2018 | TV3 & European Professional Club Rugby (EPCR) have announced a four year agreement, which will see TV3 broadcast Live ‘Champions Cup’ rugby on free-to-air television for the first time since 2006. 
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Shooting Wraps On Michael Flatley's Directorial Debut 'Blackbird'
16 Mar 2018 | Production has wrapped on Michael Flatley’s directorial debut – ‘Blackbird’, and will mark Flatley’s first venture into film as he makes his first feature length appearance as an actor and director. 
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Filmbase: Why It is Closing Its Doors, After 32 Years Of Service To The Irish Film Industry
15 Mar 2018 | Filmbase have today announced that after thirty-two years the company will be closing its doors and moving into voluntary liquidation. 
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Pulse College Announce New Music and Entertainment Industry Course
15 Mar 2018 | Pulse College have announced a new music and entertainment industry course in conjunction with Gav Duffy. This is a hands-on, practical business course for those who are passionate about working in the music and entertainments industries and are looking to kick-start their careers. 
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BAI Publishes Updated Guidelines On Referenda Coverage
13 Mar 2018 | The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland (BAI) has published updated guidelines in respect of referenda coverage. 
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RTÉ Strategy 2018-22
23 Feb 2018 | RTÉ Director General Dee Forbes this week briefed staff and issued the broadcasters new five year strategy plan. The new strategy plan intends to strengthen RTÉ relationship with younger views through improvements and investment in its digital and online platforms, as well as reflecting the ever diversifying landscape of Ireland through its programming. 
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Element Pictures' Pálás Cinema Set To Open This Friday, February 23rd
22 Feb 2018 | Element Pictures has announced that Galway’s long awaited Pálás Cinema will be opening its doors to the public for the first time this Friday, February 23rd. 
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'How Technology Has Changed the Face of Television' - Kevin Moore, Director, Ion Solutions
14 Feb 2018 | Ion Solutions was formed in January 2018 with the merger of sister companies Eurotek Ireland and Avtek Solutions, both market leaders in the visual communications sector 
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Universal Launch The Start Of Production On Netflix Bound 'Nightflyers'
09 Feb 2018 | Universal and the Minister for Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Josepha Madigan, today launched the start of the production of ‘Nightflyers’ in Troy Studios Limerick at an event in the Merrion Hotel hosted by Kim Harris, General Counsel at NBC Universal. 
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Eight Illegal Streaming Sites Blocked As Ireland Steps Up War against Piracy
16 Jan 2018 | The Irish Commercial Court has ruled in favour of a body representing the top television and film studios to implement a High Court injunction, which will see internet service providers in Ireland block websites involved in piracy. 
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Ion Solutions Unveiled as New Name for Eurotek Ireland and Avtek Solutions
08 Jan 2018 | Sister companies Eurotek Ireland and Avtek Solutions, market leaders in the visual communications sector, have amalgamated to operate under a single name - Ion Solutions (EMEA) Limited. 
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Creative Europe Open Call for Proposals: Support for Access to Markets
20 Dec 2017 | Creative Europe have announced a call for proposals to apply for funding to their MEDIA Sub-Programme: Support for Access to Markets. 
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BAI Call for Tenders: Preparation of a Report on the Ownership and Control of Media business in the State
15 Dec 2017 | The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland (BAI) is currently tendering for the Preparation of a report on the ownership and control of media business in the State. 
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First Creative Ireland Forum Sets Sights to the Future - December 13th
13 Dec 2017 | The first Creative Ireland Forum will take place in Dublin Catle this morning bringing together a comprehensive programme of contributors including An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar, Minister for Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht Josepha Madigan, EU Commissioner Tibor Navracsics, Cartoon Saloon co-founder and Oscar-nominee Paul Young and Cork-based designer Joseph Walsh, the conference aims to illustrate the importance of an all-of-government approach to Ireland’s creativity and wellbeing. 
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IMRO Music for Screen Seminar – Deadline: Today, Dec 6th
06 Dec 2017 | The Irish Music Rights Organisation (IMRO) and the Mechanical Copyright Protection Society of Ireland (MCPSI), in association with Screen Training Ireland, are hosting a seminar designed to offer attendees a full overview of music licensing for audiovisual productions, and to explore effective strategies and options for the licensing of music. 
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Statement from the Board of the Irish Film Board (IFB) on Sexual Harassment and Abuse of Power
22 Nov 2017 | Following the recent allegations of sexual harassment and the abuses of power within the worldwide entertainment industries and in Ireland, Bord Scannán na hÉireann/the Irish Film Board (IFB) unreservedly condemns such behaviour. For many, the creative arts in general — and filmmaking in particular — exist as a space of creativity and empowerment and we are deeply saddened to learn that for some people, this has not been the case. 
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